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2013 Chevrolet Silverado 1500

Wherever you travel across this land, you’ll see that Chevy Silverado is on the job. Carrying the weight. Building the bridges. Working the family farms. And sometimes, just working to take a break from it all. Whether you need a pickup truck to haul a truckload of materials to a job site or simply haul it out of town for a weekend camping trip, you need a pickup that works for you — even when you’re not working.

What’s new for 2013

  • P265/65R18SL 1112T all-terrain tires
  • Available electronic Autotrac transfer case (1WT & 1LS) (Fleet and government customers only)


Features based on 1WT model unless otherwise noted.


  • Intermittent windshield wipers
  • Foldaway rearview mirrors
  • P245/70R17 all-season tires
  • 6-lug steel wheels with center caps
  • Spare tire lock

Engine Availability

  • Vortec 4.3L V6 with 195 horsepower
  • Vortec 4.8L V8 with 302 horsepower and E85 FlexFuel5
  • Vortec 5.3L V8 with 315 horsepower, Active Fuel Management and E85 FlexFuel5
  • Vortec 6.2L V8 with 403 horsepower and E85 FlexFuel5 capability (Requires uplevel trim)


  • Reclining front split-bench seat
  • Rear bench fold-up seat (Extended and Crew Cab)
  • Tilt adjustable steering column
  • Driver Information Center
  • Air conditioning
  • Cruise control

Safety and Security

  • Frontal and side-impact air bag6 with Passenger Sensing System
  • Head curtain side-impact air bags6
  • Daytime Running Lamps and automatic lamp control
  • StabiliTrak® stability enhancement system
  • OnStar® 6-month Directions & Connections Plan7 with Turn-by-Turn Navigation (fleet delete available)
  • Tire Pressure Monitoring System8


  • 4-speed automatic transmission
  • Front disc/rear drum antilock brake system
  • Independent front and multileaf rear suspension
  • Power rack-and-pinion steering
  • Heavy-duty battery with rundown protection


Options are available on certain models only. See your Ordering Guide for details.

  • Seating options: power, buckets, leather seating surfaces, heated
  • Power adjustable pedals
  • Power rear sliding window
  • Audio options: 6-disc CD changer, CD/MP3 player, USB port,8 navigation9 system,Bose® system, rear seat DVD entertainment system, SiriusXM® Radio10 with 3-month trial
  • Bluetooth® wireless technology for select phones11
  • Dual-zone automatic climate control
  • 6-speed automatic transmission
  • Autotrac 4WD
  • Automatic locking rear differential
  • Trailering packages
  • Outside mirror options: camper, power, heated, curb-tilt
  • Aluminum wheels
  • Remote Vehicle Starter System
  • Rearview camera system
  • EZ-Lift Tailgate Package
  • Ultrasonic Rear Parking Assist
  • Skid Plate Package
  • Snow Plow Prep Package (Regular cab 4WD models only)